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Wedding Photos of Marriage

The following “Marriage” wedding images were created by photographers from the WPJA. These contest award-winning pictures match the search result photos tagged as “Marriage”. Wedding Photojournalist Association professionals regularly submit their best photography for review by WPJA competition judges. The photography samples below come from the getting ready events, the actual wedding ceremony, the reception after-party as well as artistic portraits and detail shots.

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A top Netherlands wedding photographer in Vianen, just outside city hall, captured this picture of The bride giving a handkiss to someone in the audience while everybody is celebrating their marriage
A top Netherlands wedding photographer in Vianen, just outside city hall, captured this picture of The bride giving a handkiss to someone in the audience while everybody is celebrating their marriage
Best wedding photography from Mairie de Saint-Maur-des-Fosses showing a pic showing a moment of laughter during ceremony
Best wedding photography from Mairie de Saint-Maur-des-Fosses showing a pic showing a moment of laughter during ceremony
Best wedding photography from PA showing a pic taken Immediately after the ceremony concluded as brides grandma pulled the groom over to give him some marriage advice and tips 
Best wedding photography from PA showing a pic taken Immediately after the ceremony concluded as brides grandma pulled the groom over to give him some marriage advice and tips
Netherlands Ceremony wedding photography created as the bride is signing the wedding contract
Netherlands Ceremony wedding photography created as the bride is signing the wedding contract
Los Angeles wedding photographer "Due to COVID-19 pandemic, a group of friends drive by the newlywed couple's house, where they held a backyard wedding ceremony, to congratulate their marriage"
Los Angeles wedding photographer "Due to COVID-19 pandemic, a group of friends drive by the newlywed couple's house, where they held a backyard wedding ceremony, to congratulate their marriage"
Lake Tahoe outdoor ceremony image of the bride, groom and their children celebrate following the marriage ceremony on a boat in Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe outdoor ceremony image of the bride, groom and their children celebrate following the marriage ceremony on a boat in Lake Tahoe
Long Island, NY wedding image of a A bride and groom joyfully huddling close as they view their marriage ketubah for the first time.
Long Island, NY wedding image of a A bride and groom joyfully huddling close as they view their marriage ketubah for the first time.
Vietnam traditions and rituals actual day wedding photography of the marriage preparations at home
Vietnam traditions and rituals actual day wedding photography of the marriage preparations at home
Mairie de Nîmes wedding photo of family giving hugs to one another after the marriage in South France
Mairie de Nîmes wedding photo of family giving hugs to one another after the marriage in South France
Crosby, Liverpool wedding reportage photo of the bride signing paperwork
Crosby, Liverpool wedding reportage photo of the bride signing paperwork
A father congratulations his daughter after her marriage ceremony at Rottneros Park, Sweden.
A father congratulations his daughter after her marriage ceremony
Guests celebrate their friends' marriage in Orleans in this black and white wedding photo by a documentary-style France photographer.
Guests celebrate their friends' marriage in this black and white wedding photo
West Shore Cafe, Homewood, CA Wedding Photos - The crowd celebrating the bride's grandparents' 65 years of marriage during anniversary dance.
Wedding Photo showing The crowd celebrating the bride's grandparents' 65 years of marriage during anniversary dance
The Liberty Warehouse, Brooklyn, NY wedding photographer | photograph from behind curtain during wedding ceremony
venue photography from behind curtain during wedding ceremony
Farma Noe Wedding Photo - Ceremony in blue circle with the bride and groom
Wedding Photo from the outdoor Ceremony in a blue circle with the bride and groom
RAF Cranwell wedding photography | Arrival of the Bride with her father at the ceremony service
wedding photography showing the Arrival of the Bride with her father at the ceremony service
wedding ceremony photography Chiesa provincia lecco | the bride places the ring on the grooms finger during the ceremony
wedding ceremony photography of the bride placing the ring on the grooms finger during the ceremony
 Padova Villa Molin photography | Kids during the wedding ceremony
black and white photography showing Kids during the wedding ceremony
A Boulder marriage beginning can be seen through a small viewpoint in the window.
A Boulder marriage beginning can be seen through a small viewpoint in the window